Court Administration News http://www.peoriacounty.org/courts/news/ Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:16:32 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2014, Peoria County Government Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:16:32 +0100 http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/rss/rss.html Peoria County Pilot Program Permits Extended Media Coverage in Several Courtrooms http://www.peoriacounty.org/courts/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=3837 <p>After receiving approval from the Supreme Court on February 14, 2014, Peoria County became one of 40 Illinois counties that have implemented an extended media coverage program.&nbsp; Peoria County trial judges are now allowing extended media coverage, including photos, videos and live blogging, in select courtrooms. They have carefully crafted rules to protect the integrity of the courtroom and a person's right to a fair trial and bring transparency to court proceedings. ... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:38:59 +0100